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What we have learned from 25 years of water quality data

December 6, 2017

Since 1992, more than 650 volunteers have gotten their hands wet in our Citizen Stewards Water Quality Monitoring Program, complementing the work of our staff… Read more

Back Cove August 2nd, 2017

Our “Slime Watchers” Are Keeping an Eye on the Bay

October 12, 2017

If you have ever thought about buying a drone but could not figure out what to use it for, take a lesson from Deb Dawson,… Read more

Continuous Monitoring Station

Monitoring a Changing Casco Bay 365 Days a Year

October 12, 2017

Covered with sea squirts, sea stars, and other marine hitchhikers, the newest member of our monitoring team looks like an abandoned lobster trap. It may… Read more

Nabbing Nitrogen results

Nabbing Nitrogen Flash Mob: What We Learned

May 30, 2017

On Sunday morning, July 10th, 2016, at precisely 10:10 a.m., 97 people knelt down along the edge of Portland Harbor and scooped up small vials… Read more

Interactive Casco Bay Health Index

Interactive Health Index

May 22, 2017

Friends of Casco Bay has developed the Casco Bay Health Index, an easy-to-interpret, visual guide to the health of the Bay. The Index allows us… Read more

2016 Casco Bay Health Index

Casco Bay Health Index – Updated with 2016 data

January 30, 2017

  Friends of Casco Bay has developed the Casco Bay Health Index, an easy-to-interpret, visual guide to the health of the Bay. The Index allows… Read more